Whistler Events Guide
Excitement For Everyone
We can’t wait to welcome you to our beautiful resort town of Whistler! You are going to have an incredible time. Before you arrive, we want to keep you up to date with all of the events and activities that will make your visit all the more memorable.
Whistler has truly become an all-season resort as it has developed and grown over the years since its inception when it was purely a ski destination. Still renowned as one of the largest and best ski terrains in North America, Whistler has also become a household name in the mountain biking world during the summer, and a mecca for all things adventure.
From fine dining to free outdoor concerts, children’s activities, ski and mountain biking festivals, the Whistler Film Festival, extreme races and more; Whistler has something for everyone, anytime of the year!
So, take a look at our event calendar below and start getting excited about all of the fun, adventure and good times that your trip to Whistler is going to give to you.
Featured Event: Whistler Blackcomb Mountain Top BBQ
Enjoy dining at 6,000 feet during Whistler Blackcomb’s Mountain-Top BBQ Series, held on select Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in the Summer months.
Offering a unique on-mountain experience, your ticket will take you up the gondola to the Roundhouse Lodge, where you will indulge in mouth-watering BBQ meats, fresh salads and delicious desserts before an incredible Pacific Coast mountain backdrop, with live music to entertain everyone in your vacation group. This is the perfect summer dining experience that the whole family will enjoy. View More Information
Upcoming Events In Whistler BC Canada
Start Date: Friday, May 19, 2017
GO Fest - Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival is a celebration of the outdoor adventures Whistler has to offer year round and the arts and culture inspired by them. Features of this festival are outdoor concert series, local art and interactive activities open for all to participate. Whistler’s GO Fest takes place on Victoria Day Long weekend in May each year....
Start Date: Saturday, June 03, 2017
Offers 4 great distances to choose from including a 21.1 km half marathon, 10 km, 5 km, and 1 km kids run for everyone to enjoy during the warm Summer season in Whistler resort. This annual Whistler event is lots of fun with festival atmosphere featuring live music, kids activities, seminars and more.
Start Date: Saturday, June 03, 2017
Mountain bike single-track trails with climbs and descents in the Pemberton area during the warm and sunny Summer season. The course is 37 kilometers in length set within beautiful British Columbia, Canada.
Start Date: Saturday, July 01, 2017
Celebrations and parade in Whistler village during the day for everyone to enjoy. Special activities throughout the day at Whistler Olympic Plaza and around the village. Experience the celebration during this annual holiday in Whistler resort.
Start Date: Friday, July 07, 2017
A festival for young people to enjoy during the warm Summer season. Lots of fun with workshops, music, acrobatics, theatre, dance which everyone can enjoy. Family friendly entertainment events across multiple days.
Start Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017
Scenic mountain bike race along the Sea To Sky Corridor with a finish in Whistler resort. Annual event that is very family friendly for everyone to enjoy. Mountain biking activities in beautiful British Columbia, Canada.
Start Date: Sunday, July 30, 2017
Very tough sports competition in Whistler resort during the warm Summer season. Serious triathlon athletes compete at the three stages of the course during this annual event. Visit Whistler, BC, Canada to participate and also enjoy the scenic resort. The finish line and celebration is at Whistler Olympic Plaza in the village.
Start Date: Thursday, August 03, 2017
Yoga and music come together in the Pacific Coast mountains for the annual Wanderlust Festival in British Columbia, Canada. Yogis from around the world come to Whistler to present a very good yoga style festival across multiple days.
Start Date: Friday, August 11, 2017
One of the biggest Summer parties each year is Crankworx Whistler. Events are at various venues in Whistler Village and on Whistler mountain. Come and enjoy a mountain biking vacation with a large variety of entertainment events during this annual festival.
Start Date: Saturday, September 09, 2017
Epic street bike rave that goes from Vancouver to Whistler along HWY 99 in the Sea To Sky Corridor. Experience Vancouver, The Sea to Sky Highway and Whistler Olympic Plaza during this annual street bike race that has thousands of entrants. Come cheer on the event participants during the day and then visit Whistler Olympic Plaza in the village.
Start Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Annual events Whistler that feature the art of storytelling with guest authors. Everyone of all levels will be able to further their knowledge of the written word through a combination of development workshops, panel discussions, and reading and spoken word events during the weekend.
Start Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017
The Whistler Valley Trail provides an excellent running course for this annual event in Whistler, BC, Canada. Race style is 8-person with 50 mile relay race or solo ultra-marathon for entrants. Fun for everyone during the weekend.
Start Date: Thursday, November 09, 2017
Fantastic Food and Drink festival that features a variety of events in November before the start of the Winter season. Events are at various venues in Whistler Village. Winemaker dinners, themed food and drink events, interactive seminars, health and wellness events and electric after-parties.
Start Date: Sunday, December 31, 2017
Family friendly entertainment in Whistler village during the annual New Years Eve Celebration. Enjoy a variety of performances with a special countdown to midnight.